Corps of Engineers close last of the Bonnet Carre Spillway bays

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New Orleans (WGNO)--The Bonnet Carre Spillway has been closed!

The Corps of Engineers closed the last of the open bays Monday meaning the river has gone down enough to avoid a flood risk.

This is the 11th time the Spillway has been opened since it was built in 1931.

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